Equipment Operator - CMW (SEMASS EfW facility)

Covanta Energy West Wareham, MA
About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today's most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit .

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The title Equipment Operator CMW designates employees who, under general supervision operates equipment at the landfill as required.


Reports to Landfill Supervisor.


* Knowledgeable of the correct technique to safely mount/start/stop equipment.

* Safely operates machine.

* Knowledgeable in all points of walk around inspection.

* Maintains good housekeeping before and after use.

* Properly re-fuels machine.

* Demonstrates proper speed and control when approaching slopes, and tops off all fluid levels as necessary.

* Demonstrates understanding of the importance of shutting down machine if problem occurs.

* Demonstrates understanding of vehicle capacity and vehicle stability.

* Demonstrate understanding of the controls and instrumentation locations associated with leachate and gas systems.

Position Requirements


* High school diploma or equivalent, technical training preferred.

* Valid State Driver's license.

* Valid State Class 2A Hoisting license.